[DRBD-user] DRBD won't take 1G syncer rate

Dennis Jacobfeuerborn dennisml at conversis.de
Fri Aug 5 13:04:41 CEST 2011

Note: "permalinks" may not be as permanent as we would like,
direct links of old sources may well be a few messages off.

On 08/05/2011 09:53 AM, Bart Coninckx wrote:
> On 08/05/11 08:29, Caspar Smit wrote:
>> Hi Matt,
>> 1000M means 1000 Mb/s NOT 1000mbps. To reach 1000M you should have at
>> least one (probably two) 10gbit interface(s). Since you have two 1gbit
>> interfaces (bonded with balance-rr?) a value between 100M and around
>> 170M would be more appropiate.
> Wouldn't that have to be "1000 MB/s"?

Indeed, 1000mbps would be 1000 millibit per second which isn't useful in 
real life unless you want to deal with super slow data flows.

m/M = milli/mega
b/B = bits/bytes


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